Movies like Mulan

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Mulan (2020)
 5.6
 28K
Mulan (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA, Canada, Hong Kong
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young Chinese maiden disguises herself as a male warrior in order to save her father.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: martial arts, false identity, chinese woman, war, adventure, disney, teenager, warrior, tough girl, sword, teenage girl, chinese, female warrior, brunette, chinawoman, gender disguise, heroine, practice, swordswoman, chinaman, turk, eagle, live action
Place: ancient china, china

Most similar movies to Mulan

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, stylized, serious and epic films with plots about martial arts, heroes, rivalry, adventure, master warrior, battles and escapades mostly in Action, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like Mulan: Mulan: Rise of a Warrior (2009), The Amazing Panda Adventure (1995), An Empress and the Warriors (2008), Ip Man (2008), The Assassin (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: China, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A story of lost love, young love, a legendary sword and one last opportunity at redemption.
Style: stylized, serious, captivating, exciting, atmospheric ...
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, sword, female warrior, romance, heroes, love and romance, adventure, strong female presence, warlord, fight, redemption ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Mulan: Rise of a Warrior (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: China
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When barbarian hordes threaten her homeland, the brave and cunning Mulan disguises herself as a male soldier to swell the ranks in her aging father's stead. The warrior's remarkable courage drives her through powerful battle scenes and ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, epic, realistic
Plot: female warrior, cross dressing, tough girl, hidden identity, heroic mission, adventure, escapades, folk hero, military life, female protagonist, emperor, male female relationship ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient china, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The Amazing Panda Adventure (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Far from home in the lush bamboo forests of China, ten-year-old Ryan Tyler, with the help of a young girl, goes on a wonderful journey to rescue a baby panda taken by poachers.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sweet, nostalgic, scary ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens, girls' night
Plot: panda, family relations, adventure, family, poacher, adventurer, on the run, parents and children, survival, friends, disorder, animal life ...
Place: china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Detective Dee: The Four Heavenly Kings (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Dee, the detective serving Chinese empress Wu Zetian, is called upon to investigate a series of strange events in Loyang, including the appearance of mysterious warriors wearing Chiyou ghost masks, foxes that speak human language and the pillar ...
Style: stylized, captivating, exciting, serious
Plot: empress, poison, magic, temple, dragon, investigation, political intrigue, crimes, state affairs, conspiracy, law enforcement, throne ...
Time: 7th century
Place: china, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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An Empress and the Warriors (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After the death of her father, a woman is forced to take over as empress and fight to save her kingdom.
Style: stylized, captivating, tense, serious, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, empress, swordsman, martial arts, political unrest, adventure, state affairs, deadly, daring rescue, dishonesty, battle zone, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient china, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 8.0
 208K
Ip Man (2008)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A semi-biographical account of Yip Man, the first martial arts master to teach the Chinese martial art of Wing Chun. The film focuses on events surrounding Ip that took place in the city of Foshan between the 1930s to 1940s during the Second ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, uplifting, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, human spirit, warrior, fist fighting, kung fu, courage, bravery, invasion, training, heroic, ambition ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 30s, 20th century, 40s ...
Place: china, asia, hong kong, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 15K
The Assassin (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: Taiwan, China, Hong Kong, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A female assassin during the Tang Dynasty who begins to question her loyalties when she falls in love with one of her targets.
Style: meditative, breathtaking, atmospheric, harsh, scenic ...
Plot: exile, assassination, martial arts, magic realism, assassin, black magic, nudity (full frontal - brief), female killer, arrow, shot with an arrow, rooftop fight, archer ...
Time: 7th century
Place: ancient china, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Lost Bladesman (2011)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: During the warring period of the three kingdoms, ancient China is in turmoil. To unify the country, general Cao Cao (Jiang Wen), the real power behind the Emperor, enlists the aid of the greatest warrior in the land, Guan Yu (Donnie Yen). However, ...
Style: exciting, emotional, stylized, epic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, warlord, rivalry, martial arts, forbidden love, danger, military, heroes, master warrior, love and romance, war, poisoning ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient china, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Detective Dee: Mystery of the Phantom Flame (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 119 min.
Story: An exiled detective is recruited to solve a series of mysterious deaths that threaten to delay the inauguration of Empress Wu.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: empress, martial arts, assassination attempt, crimes, law enforcement, state affairs, political intrigue, murder, deadly, police investigation, head of state, dishonesty ...
Time: 7th century, ancient history
Place: ancient china, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Monkey King 2 (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Taking place 500 years after the Havoc in Heaven, the Tang Priest is appointed by Buddha to go to the West to fetch the sacred scriptures, only to accidentally free the Monkey King. With Lady White (Gong Li) aiming to break up the team assembled to ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, exciting, tense, stylized ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: dragon, demon, monk, witch, monkey king, dishonesty, danger, adventure, good versus evil, heroes, friendship, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Legend of the Liquid Sword (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The young Chor Lau-heung learns martial arts from Tuk-ku Kau-pai and has attained a high level of skill. His teacher sends him to Shaolin Monastery to attend a contest that is held once every ten years. On the journey, Chor meets Wu Tit-fa and ...
Plot: martial arts, vampire, acupuncture, flag, flying, tavern, artist
Place: ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Lawless Kingdom (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The Sequel to The Four, based on the best-selling novel by Woon Swee Oan. The four constables, Emotionless (Crystal Liu Yifei), Iron Hands (Collin Chou), Life Snatcher (Ronald Cheng) and ColdBlood (Deng Chao), are specially skilled in their own ...
Plot: martial arts, female director, chinese, supernatural power, flying
Place: hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Monkey King (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Sun Wukong, (The Monkey King) is a monkey born from a heavenly stone who acquires supernatural powers. After rebelling against heaven and being imprisoned under a mountain for 500 years, he later accompanies the monk Xuanzang on a journey to India. ...
Style: exciting, stylized, semi serious, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural ability, imaginary, supernatural, good versus evil, escapades, martial arts, adventure, battles, rebelliousness, rebellion, redemption, rivalry ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.0
 2K
Sword Master (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Weary of the bloodshed and violence from the martial arts world, a powerful swordsman banishes himself to the humble life a vagrant, wandering the fringes of society. But his violent past refuses to let him go quietly. The master swordsman must ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, stylized, humorous, psychotronic ...
Plot: chinese, swordsman, martial arts, violence, master warrior, flirting, warrior, prostitute, illness, journey, buddha, supernatural ability ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Storm Warriors (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Wind and Cloud find themselves up against a ruthless Japanese warlord intent on invading China.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, escapades, imaginary, adventure, master warrior, battles, friends, good versus evil, master villain, heroes, graphic violence, mountain ...
Place: ancient china, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.4
 43K
Red Cliff (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: China, Hong Kong, Japan, Taiwan, South Korea, USA
Duration: 288 min.
Story: In 208 A.D., in the final days of the Han Dynasty, shrewd Prime Minster Cao convinced the fickle Emperor Han the only way to unite all of China was to declare war on the kingdoms of Xu in the west and East Wu in the south. Thus began a military ...
Style: epic, realistic, exciting, serious, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, war, strategy, martial arts, war hero, siblings relations, state affairs, adventure, heroes, danger, tragic hero, heroic mission ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, ancient china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
A Touch of Zen (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 200 min.
Story: Ming dynasty noblewoman Yang must escape from the evil eunuch Hsu. She seeks refuge at a decrepit town where she gets assistance from a naive scholar & a group of mysterious yet powerful monks.
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, contemplative, epic
Plot: martial arts, buddhism, master warrior, heroes, bamboo, society, on the run, rivalry, love and romance, lone wolves, espionage, adventure ...
Time: 14th century, middle ages
Place: china, asia, hong kong, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Red Cliff Part II (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, History, War
Country: China, Hong Kong, Japan, Taiwan, South Korea, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: The battle of Red Cliff continues and the alliance between Xu and East Wu is fracturing. With Cao Cao's massive forces on their doorstep, will the kingdoms of Xu and East Wu survive?
Style: epic, stylized, saga, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, master warrior, war, graphic violence, deadly, danger, wartime life, weakness, battle zone, life is a bitch, horse, historical character ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, ancient china, asia, hong kong, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Jackie Chan Presents: Wushu (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Family
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Ten years ago, five students joined a martial arts school and learned the disciplines of Wushu and the bonds of friendship. Today, both will be put to the test after they and a former student stumble into a child kidnapping ring
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, entertaining, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: kidnapping, martial arts, coach, showdown, friends, friendship, adventure, escapades, crimes, ambition, rivalry, young heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.0
 3K
Wing Chun (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Martial arts expert Wing Chun battles bandits in this magical film that provides as many laughs as it does wallops. Besides horse thieves, Wing Chun must deal with the men around her who simply can't handle a strong, independent woman. ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, exciting, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female warrior, martial arts, kung fu, village, village life, love triangle, strong female presence, leadership, rivalry, crimes, adventure, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Dynamite Fighters (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Michelle Yeoh stars in this rousing action adventure in the tradition of "Raiders of the Lost Ark." Michelle is a daredevil airplane pilot/spy who fights against the occupying Japanese forces in World War II China. Her latest, toughest ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, world war two, heroes, escapades, battles, heroic mission, political unrest, wartime life, cons and scams, danger, military, adventurer ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
House of Flying Daggers (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In 9th century China, a corrupt government wages war against a rebel army called the Flying Daggers. A romantic warrior breaks a beautiful rebel out of prison to help her rejoin her fellows, but things are not what they seem.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, emotional, intense, colourful ...
Plot: tragic love, warrior, martial arts, romance, swords and armor, emperor, heroine, adventure, tragic event, resistance, mission, deception ...
Time: middle ages
Place: china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Shaolin Temple Strikes Back (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Ming princess and her faithful bodyguard are chased to Shaolin Temple by the Ching army.
Plot: martial arts, damsel in distress, statue, brunette, kung fu fighting, brawl, chinese, asian, temple, fistfight, kung fu master, buddhism ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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Wendy Wu: Homecoming Warrior (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It is the story of an average, popular American teenager named Wendy Wu who discovers that in order to win the coveted crown she must first learn the way of the warrior. Wendy Wu has a one track mind, and that track leads directly to the title of ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: martial arts, follow your dream, obsessive quest, teenage life, ambition, friendship, self discovery, life turned upside down, obsession, family life, rivalry, youth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Amazons and Gladiators (2001)
Genre: Drama, Action, Adventure
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: During the Roman Empire, General Crassius ruled a small province with an Iron fist. Serena, a young girl in a village, watches Crassius kill her parents. Crassius and Serena's destiny would lead them to the Gladiator ring; the Amazons Warrior ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female warrior, roman empire, sword fight, amazon, rivalry, adventure, gladiator, heroic mission, heroes, vengeance, girl power, feminism ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Shanghai Affairs (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Shanghai doctor named Tangsan, is trying to help the town's poor people. Meanwhile, he has the murderous Axe Gang to deal with as well as his feelings for the gang leader's sister.
Style: rough, realistic, serious, exciting, captivating
Plot: pirate, martial arts, gang, dishonesty, rivalry, chaos and mayhem, heroic mission, frame up, gambling, legends and myths, crimes, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: hong kong, china, shanghai
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Boxers of Loyalty and Righteousness (1972)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Warlord Yu Ming gained great power for himself. Anyone he suspected of disloyalty was jailed or murdered. He himself was a notorious killer, having personally betrayed his friend General Yip and then slaughtered his entire family. But the ...
Plot: martial arts, shaolin kung fu, action violence, revenge, fight, fighting style, kung fu classic, decapitation, brawl, mayhem
Place: ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Temptation of a Monk (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Near the beginning of the Tang dynasty, in 7th century China, General Shi Yan-sheng is tricked into leaving the crown prince unguarded. The crown prince is murdered by one of his brothers who then becomes emperor. Shi retreats to a monastery, ...
Style: atmospheric, serious
Plot: redemption, tragic love, monastery, betrayal, military, war, romance, society, master warrior, love and romance, unfulfillment, adventure ...
Time: middle ages
Place: china, asia, hong kong, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
A Man Called Hero (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Episodic saga from the first half of the 20th century follows Hero Hua from an ill-omened June day in his youth to a showdown 17 years later with a disaffected member of his martial-arts school, a Japanese named Invincible. Tensions between Chinese ...
Style: epic, stylized, serious, exciting, comic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, destiny, racism, vengeance, heroes, danger, crimes, one man army, hopes, society, escapades, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: china, asia, usa, hong kong, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 5.7
 544
Patrol Horse (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Four heroes embark on a secret mission for Dr Sun Yat Sen's Nationalist Guard. Relentlessly pursued by the warriors of notorious Warlord Yue Sai Hoi, they have seven days to reach the Lo Yang Pass with their secret cargo.
Style: tense, serious, realistic
Plot: martial arts, heroes, politics, military, escapades, battles, political unrest, state affairs, rivalry, chase, soldier, fight ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
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